Book digitized by Google from the library of the University of Michigan and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
A collection of essays published under the above title in the Contemporary review, and of other papers and addresses on kindred subjects. cf. Pref
Amusements of the people.- The rationale of free public libraries.- The use and abuse of museums.- "Cram."- Trade societies: their objects and policy.- On industrial partnerships.- Married women in factories.- Manchester statistical society; inaugural address.- British association, opening address as president of Section F.- Cruelty to animals; a study in sociology.- On the United Kingdom alliance and its prospects of success.- Experimental legislation and the drink traffic.- On the analogy between the post office, telegraphs, and other systems of conveyance of the United Kingdom, as regards government control.- The post office and blank cheques.- A state parcel post.- The railways and the state
A collection of essays published under the above title in the Contemporary review, and of other papers and addresses on kindred subjects. cf. Pref.